Definition of cookery in English:


Line breaks: cook|ery
Pronunciation: /ˈkʊk(ə)ri

noun (plural cookeries)

1 [mass noun] chiefly British The practice or skill of preparing and cooking food: [as modifier]: cookery writers a cordon bleu cookery course
More example sentences
  • She successfully completed a Cordon Bleu cookery course earlier this year.
  • Competitors had to display their creative tasks in carpentry, craft, cookery and computer skills.
  • The participants in cookery had to prepare four varieties of food.
2North American A place in which food is cooked; a kitchen: a dining hall with a cookery at one end

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